What Happens If Electricity Hits Water?

Answer It is common knowledge that you shouldn't use electrical appliances around water because it is very dangerous. Hair dryers, for instance, always have a tag warning the user to not put the hair drye... Read More »

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Do gas water heaters need electricity?

Gas water heaters use the gas as fuel to heat the water. But most gas water heaters still need electricity to ignite the burners and regulate the temperature using a thermostat.References:Author Ex... Read More »

How much electricity does is take to heat water?

In a 40-gallon water heater, bringing the water temperature from 60 degrees F to 140 degrees F uses approximately 7.5 kilowatt hours of electricity. To find your approximate energy cost to heat wat... Read More »

How can we save water&electricity?

Spare use of water and electricity slows global warming, but it also saves you money on energy bills, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. By changing five of your habits, you can... Read More »

Does water make electricity?

No, water does not make electricity directly. When water falls at a power plant, potential energy is converted into kinetic energy as the water falls. When the water hits the turbine at the bottom ... Read More »